Plan ahead and check out these City of Toronto-produced arts and culture, food, heritage, music and sporting events scheduled for later in the year. Visit the Festivals & Events Calendar to find even more events.


An international forum for real-world applications of geographic information systems (GIS) technology. November 2019

Cavalcade of Lights

Glittering lights, music, skating and spectacular winter fireworks at Nathan Phillips Square. November 2019.

Toronto Sport Summit

Torontonians involved in community sports gather for a day-long networking and capacity building event.

New Year's Eve

Ring in the New Year at Nathan Phillips Square on December 31, 2019 with free entertainment and a stunning midnight fireworks display.

Annual Mayor's Skate Party

Join Mayor John Tory and Toronto City Councillors for the annual family-friendly skating party in January.


Savour Toronto's winter culinary scene with prix fixe menus at the city's top restaurants, plus unique food events. January – February, 2020.

Family Day

Enjoy family events at High Park Zoo, Riverdale Farm and Toronto's museums, plus many City–run recreation programs and activities in your community. February 2020.

Black History Month

Explore and celebrate the heritage, traditions and culture of African-Canadians all month at events across the city. February 2020.

Welcome to Winter

Get outside and enjoy all the winter activities that Toronto has to offer, including skating, skiing, snowshoeing and more. February - March 2020.

Youth Week Toronto

Celebrate the abilities and talents of Toronto's youth in the areas of civic engagement, recreation, arts and sports. May 2020.

Toronto Newcomer Day

Welcome newcomers with a celebration of Toronto's diverse communities at Nathan Phillips Square. May 2020.

Toronto Cherry Blossoms

Find out where these pretty spring flowers are blooming near you and take part in the century-old Japanese tradition of cherry blossom viewing. Early May.

Doors Open Toronto

Explore more than 100 architecturally, historically, culturally and socially significant buildings across Toronto. May 2020.

Digital Literacy Week

The City and the Toronto Public Library collaborate with local organizations to host more than 100 free events and workshops. May 2020.

STOMP Urban Dance Competition

Hundreds of young performers take to the stage to showcase their urban dance styles. June 2020.

Toronto Remembers D-Day

Each June 6, the City of Toronto honours the Canadian men and women who took part in D-Day – the Allied forces’ invasion of Normandy, France on June 6, 1944.

Toronto Challenge

Each June hundreds run or walk through downtown Toronto to raise funds to improve the quality of life for seniors. Take the challenge! June 2020.